The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake struck late Saturday off Papua New Guinea's eastern coast with a preliminary magnitude of 7.5. The quake struck at 11:27 p.m. local time, 9:27 a.m. ... more 
The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake struck late Saturday off Papua New Guinea's eastern coast with a preliminary magnitude of 7.5. The quake struck at 11:27 p.m. local time, 9:27 a.m. eastern and occurred at a depth of 19 miles. It was centered 47 miles southwest of Panguna, Papua New Guinea. After the quake, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a tsunami warning for Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands, but then canceled it. Saturday's incident is the latest in a series of seismic events in the region over the week. less 
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Sat, Apr 19, 2014 4:50 PM EDT